Matt Beleskey



  • DOB: 6/7/1988
  • Ht: 6-0
  • Wt: 207
  • Years on Team: 2
  • Hometown: Windsor, Ontario

Career Notes:  2018-19:  Finished fourth on Wolf Pack team in PIM (55)...Injured 3/24 @ Charlotte and missed balance of season...Posted his 100th career AHL point with an assist 3/15 @ Syracuse...Put six shots on net for a second straight game 2/23 vs. Providence...Had six shots on goal in 3-2 win vs. Springfield 2/22...Earned Third-Star honors in 3-1 win 1/5 vs. Lehigh Valley, with 1-1-2...Returned to Wolf Pack by NY Rangers 12/16...His first NY Ranger point was a goal in 5-4 shootout win @ Florida 12/8...Recalled by NY Rangers 12/6...Returned to Wolf Pack by NY Rangers 12/2, after registering one shot on goal in NHL season debut earlier that night vs. Winnipeg...Recalled by NY Rangers 12/1, after notching Wolf Pack's first three-assist game of the season earlier that night (Second Star in 5-3 win vs. Charlotte)...Posted his first Wolf Pack multiple-goal game with two tallies 11/21 vs. Providence (Second Star in 4-3 overtime win)...Had an assist for a second straight game 11/17 vs. Utica, for his first point-scoring streak of the season (0-2-2)...Notched his first point of the season with a goal 11/4 @ Hershey...Made season debut 10/27 vs. Bridgeport, after being loaned to Wolf Pack by NY Rangers 10/25...2017-18:  Made NY Ranger debut in season finale 4/7 @ Philadelphia, after recall from Wolf Pack 4/6...Tallied his first Wolf Pack goal 3/10 @ Charlotte...Skated in 600th career pro game 3/4 vs. Charlotte...Had an assist for a second straight game 3/3 vs. Providence...Posted his first Wolf Pack points with two assists 3/2 @ Springfield...Made Wolf Pack debut 2/25 @ Providence, after having been acquired from Bruins organization earlier in the day…Had 1-1-2 for Providence in 5-3 win 2/23, for his first multiple-point game of the season…Scored his first goal of the season for Providence @ Wolf Pack 12/22...Made Providence debut 12/16 @ Hershey, after being assigned by Boston 12/15...2016-17:  Third Star in 5-2 Boston win 11/10 vs. Columbus (1-1-2, +2)…2015-16:  Tied for fifth on Boston club in goals (15) and had fifth-most PIM (65) on team…Had personal season-high three-game point-scoring streak (3-1-4), 12/26-12/29…2014-15:  Scored second-most playoff goals (8) among Anaheim skaters...Had goals in each game (5-0-5) of five-game Anaheim triumph over Calgary in Eastern Conference Quarterfinals...Finished regular season third on Anaheim team in goals (22) and tied for fifth in +/- (+13)...Had three-game goal-scoring streak (3-0-3), 10/11-10/14...2013-14:  Registered fourth-most PIM (64) on Anaheim club...Scored in three straight games for Anaheim (3-1-4), 4/7-4/12...2012-13:  Scored in back-to-back playoff games (2-0-2) for Anaheim 5/4 and 5/6 @ Detroit...Had second-most regular-season PIM (56) on Anaheim squad...2011-12:  Tied for fourth on Anaheim team in PIM (72)...Had assists in three straight games (0-3-3), 12/2-12/6...2010-11:  Notched first career pro playoff point with a goal for Anaheim 4/17 @ Nashville, in Game Three of first-round series...2009-10:  Had goals in three straight games (3-0-3) for Anaheim, 1/5-1/9, including his first career NHL tally (GWG) in 4-1 victory 1/5 vs. Detroit...Posted first career NHL point with an assist 12/1 vs. Los Angeles...2008-09:  Tied for third on Iowa club in assists (24), and had fifth-most points (35) on team...Made NHL debut for Anaheim 1/9 vs. Tampa Bay...2007-08:  Went to OHL finals with Belleville, leading team in playoff points (33), goals (12) and assists (21), and finishing third in the league in postseason points and assists...Led Belleville club in regular-season points (90), assists (49) and PIM (106), and tied for team lead in goals (41)...2006-07:  Had third-most playoff assists (10) on Belleville (OHL) team...Finished third on Belleville club in regular-season points (68) and assists (41), and second in PIM (124)...2005-06:  Tied for second-most goals (20) among Belleville (OHL) skaters, and had third-most points (40) and second-most PIM (119)...2004-05:  Led Belleville (OHL) club in PIM (118)...Transactions:  Acquired by NY Rangers in trade with Boston, along with a first-round 2018 draft pick, Ryan Lindgren, Ryan Spooner and a seventh-round 2019 draft pick, in exchange for Rick Nash, 2/25/18...Signed as free agent by Boston 7/1/15...Drafted:  4th rd. (112th ov.) by Anaheim 2006.

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